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The Most Popular Posts of 2014

Taking a turn behind the wheel on the Bolivian salt flats
Taking a turn behind the wheel on the Bolivian salt flats

Go Backpacking continued to grow in 2014, surpassing 1 million visits and 2.6 million page views in a single year for the first time.

Below are the most popular posts published this year, in descending order. As you'll see, guest contributors continue to play an important role in our growth.

1. 7 Tips on How to Crowdfund Your Travels (Francis Tapon)

2. How to Travel Norway on a Budget (Daniel Schjetne)

3. How to Backpack Cuba on a Budget (Marek Bron)

4. Pick-Pocket Proof Pants by Clothing Arts Review (David Lee)

5. 10 Things You'll Need to Pack to Get a House for Free While Traveling the World (Michael Wigge)

6. Guatemala Travel Tips (David Lee)

7. How to Experience Japan for Less (Mark Wiens)

8. San Pedro to Uyuni: Booking My Trip to the Bolivian Salt Flats (David Lee)

9. Nicaragua Travel Tips (David Lee)

10. Living and Teaching in Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Adam Halliwell)

Budapest as seen from St. Stephen’s Basilica

Editor's Choice

In addition, I want to highlight the following posts which reflect the wide range of topics and destinations covered on Go Backpacking this year.

BoliviaSalar de Uyuni Salt Flats, Landscape Photo Essay, Cerro Rico and the Silver Mine Tours in Potosí (David Lee)

EthiopiaVisiting the Rock Churches of Lalibela (Mark Wiens)

HungaryTop 10 Things to Do in Budapest (David Lee)

IranVisiting Persepolis, Simin Dasht and the Caspian Sea (Adam Halliwell)

Latin AmericaTop 10 Destinations for 2015 (David Lee)

JapanRyogoku: Tokyo's Sumo Town (Mark Wiens)

MyanmarWhat Not to Worry About When Planning Your Trip (Marek Bron)

The United StatesThe Shrimp Trucks on Oahu's North Shore (Mark Wiens)

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